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Hans Gilgen

Full name: Hans Gilgen
Gender: Male
Born: September 16, 1906 in Rüschegg, Bern, Switzerland
Died: September 20, 1980 in Spiez, Bern, Switzerland
Affiliations: VC Basilisk, Basel (SUI)
Country: SUI Switzerland
Sport: Cycling

Biography

Hans Gilgen rode the team pursuit for Switzerland at the 1928 Amsterdam Olympics. He was born near, and lived most of his life, in Bern. Gilgen rode for Veloclubs Basilisk. He won five Swiss titles, four on the track (1931, 1935-36, 1938) and the 1934 Swiss road championship.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 21 Amsterdam Cycling Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres Switzerland SUI 9T

Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank
1928 Summer 21 Amsterdam Cycling Switzerland SUI Final Standings 9T
1928 Summer 21 Amsterdam Cycling Switzerland SUI Round One Heat Five 2 overtaken
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